Posts Tagged ‘intelligence’

Cockatoo Smarts

Thursday, September 4th, 2014
birds, intelligence, tools, tool use, tool making, cockatoos

Cockatoos demonstrate that they’re not so bird-brained after all.

Corvid Week: Watch And Learn

Friday, July 18th, 2014
Crowinflight

Find out more about corvid intelligence from these videos online.

Corvid Week: The Crow And The Pitcher

Thursday, July 17th, 2014
crows, causal, reasoning, intelligence

An ancient fable demonstrates just how smart crows really are.

Corvid Week: Smart, Sneaky Ravens

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
Brown-necked_raven

Crafty brown-necked ravens get vultures to do all the work.

Animal Intelligence

Monday, May 5th, 2014
ravens, drongos, birds, intelligence, intelligent, animals, animal, red deer, domestication, pets

Does size matter for self control? Would ravens do well on Facebook? Are Czech deer still fighting the Cold War? Does niceness equal stupidity?

The Crow and the Pitcher

Friday, March 28th, 2014
crows, causal, reasoning, intelligence

An ancient fable demonstrates just how smart crows really are.

Smart Birds?

Thursday, December 29th, 2011
Screen shot 2011-12-27 at 4.30.01 PM

Not so “bird-brained” after all: it turns out that pigeons are good with numbers. Starlings, however, can make poor decisions when given too much information.

Smart, Sneaky Ravens

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011
Brown-necked_raven

Ravens are not only intelligent, they’re also sneaky…

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